Translation of "disgrace" - English-Russian dictionary


noun [ U ] uk /dɪsˈɡreɪs/ us

B2 a situation in which someone does something very bad that makes people stop respecting them or their family, team, etc

позор, бесчестье
They were sent home in disgrace.
be a disgrace

B2 to be very bad

быть позорным, ужасным
[ + that ] It's a disgrace that money is being wasted like this.
be a disgrace to sb/sth

to be so bad or unacceptable that you make people stop respecting a particular group, activity, etc

навлекать позор на кого-либо/что-либо
You are a disgrace to your profession.

(Translation of “disgrace noun” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)